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The Country Dance (small plate)

La Danse sous les arbres

about 1637
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French (active in Rome), 1600–1682)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 10; Mannocci 19, iii or iv(A)/vii

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.6 x 19.2 cm (5 3/8 x 7 9/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark and remargined)

Accession Number

52.1121

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in gray ink, the mark of Edward G. Kennedy, New York (1849-1932)(Lugt 857); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Edward G. Kennedy, New York (1849-1932)(Lugt 857); Mrs. T. Jefferson Coolidge, Magnolia, Massachusetts; her gift to the MFA September 11, 1952

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Coolidge, Sr.